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150 Bedford Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 8BH

Traditional Funeral

Our Traditional Funeral costs £2,485 plus 3rd party costs.

(Third party costs are typically £1151.95 Norse Road Crematorium therefore totalling £3,636.95. This would reduce to £3,554.95 if doctor’s fees are not required.)
The following is included:
  • Our professional services in arranging all aspects of the funeral. Your designated funeral arranger and funeral director will provide you with the expertise required on all aspects of the funeral. We can visit your home to make the arrangements if you wish.
  • We will complete all paperwork and liaise with third parties on your behalf. We will make payments to third parties on your behalf.
  • We will handle all charitable donations on your behalf.
  • We will convey your loved one from within a 20 mile radius to our premises as soon as possible, using trained men and a specialist vehicle.
  • Use of our private chapels of rest facilities to view your loved one who will be cared for with the utmost respect at all times. These facilities are available to you between 9am and 5pm during the week and extended hours in the evenings and at weekends.
  • We will dress your loved one in a gown or their own clothes and take any additional instructions regarding their personal effects.
  • There are no restrictions on the date or the time the funeral can take place, subject to availability at a local crematorium.
  • We will provide a standard veneered cremation coffin and up to four pall bearers.
  • The service is usually carried out at Norse Road Crematorium. A service at a separate location to the committal on the same or different day is not included.
  • Access to our face to face Bereavement Listening Service with Chere Hunter is included. Six free bereavement sessions are offered to our families.

You may wish to add one or more limousines to the cortege, these are charged at £210 per vehicle. We have a large selection of coffins, details of which can be found on our Additional Options Price List. Details of all the other services we provide can be found on our Additional Options Price List

We will provide you with a written breakdown of our costs which you can alter if you change your mind about anything.

We require a minimum deposit of £2,000 to be paid in full before the funeral date. The balance is payable 30 days after our invoice date.

Please note: funerals held at a different crematorium may incur additional charges.

Abbott Funerals in Kempston, Bedford offer traditional funeral services from approximately £3200 - get in touch with us now
Pre-arranged funeral plans are available with Golden Charter plans from A H & G Abbott in Kempston Bedford

Prepaid plans

More and more people are choosing to pre-arrange their funeral to reduce the emotional worry and anxiety for their family.

With a Golden Charter Funeral Plan from A L & G Abbott, you can pre-arrange your funeral and fix your funeral director’s costs at today’s prices.

Financial aid for funeral services is available depending on circumstances - please contact A L & G Abbott Funeral Directors in Kempston Bedford

Help with paying

You may receive financial support from the Department of Social Security (DSS). However, you will still have to pay some of our fees as the Social Fund does not cover the entire cost of a funeral.

Please download our document by clicking on the button below for information on financial help.

Contact our helpful team in Kempston for expert assistance

For more information on our funeral costs, call us on
01234 843 222
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We serve Kempston and the surrounding areas. If you need any advice then please do get in touch and we will be happy to help you.